World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases

ISSN Print: 2164-5329
ISSN Online: 2164-5337

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Heart Failure Research

    Heart failure (HF), also known as congestive heart failure (CHF), is when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body's needs. Signs and symptoms of heart failure commonly include shortness of breath, excessive tiredness, and leg swelling.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Heart Failure Research. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Causes and symptoms
    • Diagnosis, treatment and therapy
    • Pathophysiology
    • Electrophysiology
    • Heart failure and coronary artery disease
    • Myocardial infarction-induced heart failure
    • Heart failure and pulmonary hypertension
    • Risk of sudden cardiac death
    • Risk factors
    • Prevention and management

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.

    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Heart Failure Research should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    February 18th, 2020

    Publication Date

    April 2020

    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at

    WJCD Editorial Office